‘If Macron fails, Europe fails’

In his essay for DER SPIEGEL, Henrik Enderlein, Director of the Jacques Delors Institute Berlin, states that “if Macron fails, also Europe fails“. He explains that “Macron is proud of his reforms. Rightly so. He believes these reforms will bring growth back to France. Rightly so. He also believes that new growth in France will repair the social imbalances in the country. Rightly so. But Macron is forgetting about the span of time required between reform, growth and social justice“. And if the President won’t gain back confidence within the yellow vests movement, EU opponents could benefit from it and become more powerful in the next election in 2022.

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